Welcoming Cities Ordinance Enacted in Easthampton

The city of Easthampton recently passed a Welcoming Cities Ordinance. The ordinance prevents city employees from asking about a person’s immigration status unless required by law. Cities across the country and here in Massachusetts have passed similar measures – not without controversy – as the nation grapples with undocumented immigration and what to do about it. Carolee McGrath sat down with Easthampton City Councilors Peg Conniff and Homar Gomez to get their perspective.